5 Stocks Energizing Investors After Earnings

CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:CBOE) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 35.14% to $0.50 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.37 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 17.55% to $142.7 million from the year-earlier quarter.

CBOE Holdings, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.50 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.47. It beat the average revenue estimate of $139.3 million.

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Moody’s Corp. (NYSE:MCO) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 27.63% to $0.97 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.76 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 13.14% to $731.8 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Moody’s Corp. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.97 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.85. It beat the average revenue estimate of $718.01 million.

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Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. (NYSE:HST) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 100% to $0.28 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.14 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 27.67% to $1.26 billion from the year-earlier quarter.

Host Hotels & Resorts Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.28 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.23. It beat the average revenue estimate of $1.19 billion.

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Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. (NASDAQ:HTGC) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share increased 12.5% to $0.27 in the quarter versus EPS of $0.24 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 38.58% to $31 million from the year-earlier quarter.

Hercules Technology Growth Capital, Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.27 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.25. It beat the average revenue estimate of $29.55 million.

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DCT Industrial Trust Inc. (NYSE:DCT) delivered a profit and beat Wall Street’s expectations, AND beat the revenue expectation. Adjusted Earnings Per Share were the same at $0.11 in the quarter as EPS of $0.11 in the year-earlier quarter. Revenue Rose 10.08% to $73.2 million from the year-earlier quarter.

DCT Industrial Trust Inc. reported adjusted EPS income of $0.11 per share. By that measure, the company beat the mean analyst estimate of $0.10. It beat the average revenue estimate of $70.22 million.

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